Day two morning preview: Andre De Grasse begins bid for Olympic medal

August 12th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

There will be plenty of Canadians in action on Saturday morning in Rio as day 2 of the Olympics gets underway with the women’s steeplechase.

Among the polar bears half-a-world away: Geneviève Lalonde’s Olympic journey

June 4th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Elite Q+A, Features | No Comments »

Geneviève Lalonde, the newest Canadian record holder, spent much of the fall in the Arctic, training 3,500 kilometres away from home, ahead of the Olympics. The 24-year-old is a Rio hopeful in the women’s 3,000m steeplechase.

Mo Ahmed, Gen Lalonde have an unforgettable, record-breaking day in Oregon

May 28th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Canadians Mo Ahmed and Geneviève Lalonde set new Canadian records in the men’s 5,000m and the women’s 3,000m steeplechase on Saturday in Oregon.

World Championships: Who to watch on day three

August 23rd, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This evening will be the start of day three of the world championships in Beijing. Some notable events on the schedule should have fans on the edge of their seats while watching. The first […]

Pan Am Games: Andre De Grasse completes historic double

July 24th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Pan Am Games recaps | No Comments »

Andre De Grasse filled the stands at York University for a second time in three days and, again, sent everyone home stunned. De Grasse, who exploded onto the Canadian sprint scene in June with his […]

Race for the Pan Am Games closes

June 15th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Potential Athletics team filled with surprise runners having a breakthrough year Sunday was the deadline for Pan Am Games qualification, meaning today we have a pretty good understanding of who will be representing Canada […]

Geneviève Lalonde breaks Canadian record in 2000m steeplechase

August 14th, 2013 by Michal Kapral | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Geneviève Lalonde of Moncton, N.B. smashed the Canadian women’s record in the 2000m steeplechase at the Canada Summer Games on Tuesday with a time of 6:32.45.